LOT 532 DECONSTRUCTED METALLIC EMBROIDERED ENSEMBLE, FRENCH, 1774 - 1792.
Skirt and bodice of pink silk faille lavishly decorated with couched metallic gold bows, swags and tassels, with a polychrome silk and metallic satin stitch floral, lined in blue silk. Pink silk headdress having allover embroidered decoration in silver and metallic gold with gold cord and tassel. Skirt 38 x 166, B-28, bodice L-15, headdress 6 1/2 x 18. (Faded, period mend on skirt, few small splits, broken metallic threads and wear near hemline) good. MMA. $4,800Read More